A Lancaster medical student has joined a mock Care Quality Commission inspection at two local hospitals.
A study of social networks has yielded clues about how best to improve vaccination rates for influenza.
New drugs for diseases like cystic fibrosis could be developed following a £1.5m grant to a research team led by Lancaster University.
Governments in 12 European countries are to implement the recommendations of research into why more patients are not receiving essential painkillers.
The mood swings of people with bipolar disorder are influenced by their thoughts, according to researchers.
Social attitudes are reinforcing the negative beliefs towards people who self harm, according to research.
Research at the Faculty of Health and Medicine has been ranked highly in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.
An innovative project to enable patients to manage their diabetes using technology has won an award.
Researchers have shown how a topical steroid cream frequently used to treat common skin conditions can be used to improve dermatitis in cancer patients.
Stroke survivors can have “significant” improvement in arm movements after using the Nintendo Wii as physiotherapy according to researchers.